Fat Albert

Fat Albert
Fat Albert
  • PG
  • 1h 34m
  • 2004
Rotten23%
Common Sense Media Iconage 7+
PRICING SUBJECT TO CHANGE. Confirm current pricing with applicable retailer. All transactions subject to applicable license terms and conditions.
Based on the popular animated TV series created by Bill Cosby, this live-action comedy starring Kenan Thompson follows the hilarious adventures of Fat Albert and his oddball friends.
© 2004 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. All rights reserved.

Common Sense Media

Common Sense Media Iconage 7+
Common Sense Says
Cosby cartoon comes to life in tween-centered story.

What Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that because of the high school setting and gentle boy-girl crushes that partially drive the story, Fat Albert will have more appeal for middle grade kids and tweens. However, other than a few cartoonish pratfalls and an avalanche of product placement, there's no iffy material for kids of any age. It's a well-intentioned, ethnically diverse, and wholesome movie with lots of clearly stated messages.

A Lot or A Little?

The parents’ guide to what’s in this movie.
Educational Value
Details
Positive Messages
Details
Positive Role Models
Details
Violence & Scariness
Details
Sexy Stuff
Details
Language
Details
Consumerism
Details
Drinking, Drugs & Smoking
Details
More on Common Sense Media

Additional Info

  • Genre:Family, Comedy, Fantasy
  • Release Date:December 25, 2004
  • Languages:English
  • Captions:English, Spanish
  • Audio Format:
    5.1
Resolution, color and audio quality may vary based on your device, browser and internet connection.Learn More